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FOR THE SCHOOLS

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British HistorY-3
'The Franciscans come to England '
RHODA POWER
St. Francis of Assisi was bom in the late twelfth century. His piety was not very evident in his youth. He was quite a wild young man, in fact. Later, however, he devoted himself to prayer and service to the poor, and after a time he went on a pilgrimage to Rome. From then on, his life was an amazing example of saintliness. He loved all — his fellow creatures, birds, animals, even inanimate objects. He died in 1226. This afternoon Rhoda Power will tell listeners of the followers of St. Francis who came to England in 1224. 2.25 Interlude.
2.30 Biology
' Living Things : Their Forms and Parts'
3—' What happens to Food'
R. C. GARRY , M.B., C.H.B., D.Se., Professor of Physiology, University College, Dundee, the University cf St. Andrews

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Unknown: Rhoda Power
Unknown: R. C. Garry

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